WOLZEN, Kristine A. Age 65 Dr. Kristine Wolzen, 65, died the morning of March 29, 2014. In her usual style, she passed with grace and dignity surrounded by husband Kent, family and friends. She was born in Omaha, Nebraska, daughter of Laddie and Ann Hirsh. Daughter to Laddie; dog mom to Kirby and Kiki; sister to Linda Lloyd (husband Mark) of Sewell, New Jersey, Stephanie Hirsh of Metairie, Louisiana, Karen Hirsh-Cooper (husband Doug) of Lafayette, Indiana, Brian Hirsh (wife Kelly) of Omaha; aunt of Keegan Korf (husband Justin) and Connor Hirsh, both of Omaha. Her mother preceded her in death. Kris dedicated her whole life to education, both in the classroom and as an administrator. Her main priority in education was to put children first. She was currently employed at Mississippi Bend Area Education Agency since 1999. All those who knew Kristine will remember her as a brilliant, confident, fun loving, joyous and loyal friend with great style and talent. She was an avid reader, creator, leader, golfer, Husker fan, mentor, iconoclast, and she loved to dance. She will be greatly missed. MEMORIAL VISITATION Saturday, April 26, 2014 from 1pm to 3pm at the West Center Chapel, following a private morning inurnment. Memorials may be made to Coats for Kids Program at Mississippi Bend Area Education Agency in Bettendorf, Iowa, or the Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House, also in Bettendorf.
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